PADUCAH, Ky. - September 29, 2016 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Dippin’ Dots fans can enjoy their favorite flash-frozen beaded ice cream during a fun day at Premier Parks’ theme and water parks for another three years, thanks to a renewed contract between the two companies.
“One of the best ways to enjoy Dippin’ Dots is at an amusement park while having fun with family and friends, and Premier Parks is the perfect partner to make this enjoyment happen,” said Jim Faust, Dippin’ Dots Key Account Manager. “We are thrilled to continue serving Premier Parks’ over five million visitors each year and be a part of the company’s incredible theme and water park experience.”
Premier Parks consists of 12 parks throughout the United States from Hawaii to New York. Premier Parks began selling Dippin’ Dots in two parks in 1995. Today, the frozen confections are sold in 11 of the 12 parks via carts, kiosks and general stores as well as inside the Darien Lake onsite hotel located in Buffalo, NY.
“We know how important food options are to guests at each of our parks,” said Michael Botticelli, Director of Revenue for Darien Lake. “Dippin’ Dots is a unique treat for all park visitors whether they are enjoying a day of riding roller coasters or riding the waves at one of our water parks with family and friends.”
Dippin’ Dots has become a staple theme park treat across the nation, with sales in amusement parks increasing by 44 percent in the last four years. The renewed partnership between Dippin’ Dots and Premier Parks began in March 2016 and will continue for the next three years.
Dippin’ Dots is now available at the following Premier Parks locations: Wet ‘n’ Wild Hawaii (Kapolei, HI); Wet ‘n’ Wild Palm Springs; Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix; Wet ‘n’ Wild Splashtown (Houston); Frontier City theme park and White Water Bay (Oklahoma City, OK); Darien Lake Theme and Water Park Resort (Buffalo, NY); Rapids Water Park (West Palm Beach, FL); Nashville Shores Water Park and Tree Top Adventure Park (Nashville, TN); Ocean Breeze Water Park (Virginia Beach, VA); and Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park (Denver, CO).
Park goers can treat themselves to more than 10 flavors, including Rainbow Ice, Banana Split, Birthday Cake, Mint Chocolate and the award-winning Redberry® Sherbet made with Sour Patch Kids®. Pre-packs of the confection are also available in six flavors.
Dippin’ Dots has produced and distributed its flash-frozen tiny beads of ice cream, yogurt, sherbet and flavored ice products since microbiologist Curt Jones invented the cryogenic process in 1988. Made at the company’s production facility in Paducah, Kentucky, Dippin’ Dots distributes its unique frozen products in all 50 states and 11 countries through its franchised and direct distribution network. For more information, including franchise opportunities, please visitwww.dippindots.com.
SOURCE Dippin’ Dots